• Posts Tagged ‘Champs Elysees’

    Paris Prepares to Party….

    by  • July 13, 2014 • City Breaks, Paris

    Events take place in central Paris to commemorate Bastille Day The city of Paris prepares to party as France commemorates the start of the French Revolution with its big national holiday on 14th July.   As usual, there will be mass celebrations in villages, towns and cities up and down the country.  To kick off...

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    A May Day Celebration

    by  • April 29, 2014 • City Breaks, Krakow, Milan, Paris, Prague, Rome

    May Day is approaching;  the festival which dates back many centuries is related to the Celtic festival of Beltane and the Germanic festival of Walpurgis Night.  In the late 19th century the day became associated with the International Labour Movement and  was also called Labour Day or International Workers Day.  In many countries it...

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